January 13-17, 2019
Washington, D.C.
TRB 98th Annual Meeting

Marijuana and Driving

Sunday, January 07, 2018, 1:30 PM-4:30 PM, Convention Center 2018
Robyn Robertson, Traffic Injury Research Foundation; Tara Kelley-Baker, AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, presiding
Sponsored by Standing Committee on Alcohol, Other Drugs, and Transportation

This interactive, multidisciplinary workshop identifies critical research needs across the transportation, justice, and health sectors on the topic of marijuana and driving. Researchers and practitioners share perspectives and consider priority issues related to the implementation of programs and policies. Brief presentations provide context for facilitated discussion on identifying evidence-based strategies, strengthening partnerships, and coordinating activities across sectors.

Estimating Driving Risk After Consuming Cannabis - Why is It So Hard to Determine? Challenges in Measuring Cannabis Impairment in Drivers
Richard Compton, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)


Evaluation of Recidivism Risk Following Detection of Cannabis-Impaired Driving and Strategies for Selective Prevention
Thomas Brown, McGill University


Drug-Impaired Driving Enforcement: Experiences from the Field
William Hand

Supervision and Treatment of Drug-Impaired Drivers: Looking Forward
Mack Jenkins

Driving in the Age of Legalization
Jacob Nelson, American Automobile Association (AAA)